Sunday, November 18, 2012

Back Yard Plein Air...

11 x 11
Pastel/Wallis Panel

... finding the movement of light in a back yard still life, this new pot of Chrysanthemums waiting for a proper pot...

Friday, November 16, 2012

Self Portrait...

Pastel/Sanded Paper

Looking intensely in a mirror, I did this self portrait using only Terry Ludwig's Pastel Portrait Set. The only light in the studio was from the north window.  I sat facing the North West...

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Vizcaya, Plein Air..

8x6, Oil/Canvas Panel

It was great to once again be painting at Vizcaya in Miami, the Italian Renaissance home and gardens of James Deering. With this little painting I wanted to suggest the movement of the brilliant sunlight as it illuminated the splendor of the setting...

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Wet 4, 5 & 6.....

Wet #4, Shower Curtain
20X16, Oil/Canvas
Palette Knife

Wet #5, Mirror
14X11, Oil/Encaustic Panel
Palette Knife

Wet #6, Towel
10X8, Oil/Encaustic Panel
Palette Knife

Wet~ Shower

!0x8, Oil/Encaustic Panel
Palette Knife